Notice
Call for Papers - 2020 Kyujanggak Int'l Symposium
1st Application Deadline: May 15, 2020 (Abstract only)
Final Application Deadline: July 31, 2020 (Abstract and/or Full Paper)
Selection Result Announcement: August 21, 2020
Event Dates: November 6 & 7, 2020
Online Application link

Archive Travel Grant

  • Eligibility
    • Postgraduate researcher affiliated with an overseas research institution who plans to conduct research using the collection of the Kyujanggak Archive
    • ※ Minimum 30-day residence at the KIKS is required.
    • ※ Citizens or permanent residents of non-Korean countries are given preference in selection.
    • ※ If the source materials that you need can also be found in institutions and libraries other than the Kyujanggak Archive, you are not eligible to apply for this grant.
  • Benefits
    • travel grant of KRW 1 million
    • access to Kyujanggak Archive
    • administrative support
  • Obligations
    • Presentation: one presentation of research findings at the KIKS every six months
    • Attendance: minimum 2 visits a week to the Kyujanggak library
    • Report on research results: one 10-page written report on the outcome of the fellowship research within a month from the conclusion of research
    • Acknowledgement of support: citing the affiliation with the KIKS when publishing any work done during the fellowship period, and providing the ICKS with a printed copy of such publication
    • Participation in events: active participation in such academic events as symposiums, colloquiums, book talks, and workshops hosted by the KIKS
    • ※ Submission of a research article to the Seoul Journal of Korean Studies (SCOPUS & ESCI-indexed), published by the KIKS, is strongly encouraged.
  • Application Procedure
    • How to apply:
      ① submit an online application form through the ICKS wesbite
      ② have your letter of recommendation sent to the ICKS either by email or by post
    • Documents required for application:
      ① curriculum vitae
      ② research proposal (approx. 5 A4 pages; research topic and methods must be specified)
      ③ book list (please refer to http://e-kyujanggak.snu.ac.kr )
      ④ letter of recommendation
    • ※ If using email, the recommender must send the letter to the ICKS(icks@snu.ac.kr). If using postal mail, the recommender must seal the envelop with his/her signature and send the letter to the ICKS (#451 Bldg.103 Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies, Seoul National University, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul 08826 Korea)
    • Application period: year round
    • Announcement of result: within 2 weeks of submission of application materials
  • ※ For further information please contact us at icks@snu.ac.kr (tel. +82-2-880-9378)